Isolation stories, books, poems, and more

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This story is about a young man, likely in his early twenties, who is revisiting a past of excess and struggle through the places he grew up. In writing this, I hope to develop a character of complexity and sensitivity, who is searching for sources of meaning… Read More

Book / Fantasy

May 23, 2018

Reads: 34

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

"dark moon" is a short story of a little girl,who has recently lost her father and now she lives in the world of horror and terror where everything seems to her dark and isolate Read More

Reads: 8

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 109

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Some parts of the book may be graphical. Other parts may include parts of songs. Note: I do NOT own any of the lyrics of the song I put in this book. Read More

Reads: 36

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short story inspired by 'The Ballad Of Lucy Jordan' by Marianne Faithful. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d0NxhFn0szc Read More
This is the story of a disconnected truck driver who drives for movement, but lives a passive life without taking his life into his own hands. Will he be able to ground himself, and let go of his isolation for love? Read More

Reads: 133

Comments: 2

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

When a young woman is feeling completely alone in the world, maybe a friend can help cure her feelings of isolation. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 05, 2017

Reads: 28

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes being human is a curse. Being weak, fragile, tired, depressed... I guess I really am human. Read More

Reads: 48

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

Another day, another night - another mortal coil. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 05, 2017

Reads: 59

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

August 26, 2017

Reads: 40

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

this poem is just a laugh. Read More

Reads: 710

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

A world overrun with holograms, robotics, and urban sprawl. A world without love and touch. Read More

Reads: 121

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

People thinking talking about it is the hardest part, but isn't. The hardest thing is to stop running from it and admit it to yourself. Trigger warning, does contain suicidal thoughts. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 03, 2017

Reads: 57

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 88

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I don't recall what this was inspired by, just something in my head at the time. It's rather hard to explain. It's about perception and how it changes over time... and how it doesn't. Read More

Book / Horror

June 22, 2017

Reads: 124

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Chapter one of a novel I had began to write about a man who isolates himself from the world and pushes himself away from everything he's ever loved. When the world comes crashing down around him, he realizes everything he has done and tries to mend it with the sanity… Read More

Reads: 212

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A police officer hunts for a serial killer terrifying the residents of his small town. Unknown to him, the hunter is about to be the hunted Read More
taken from my book, "Must You Find Out?" Read More
taken from my book, "Must You Find Out?" Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 07, 2017

Reads: 59

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Other

February 24, 2017

Reads: 77

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 121

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A king lives on an island. He is dedicated to finding his lost prince. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 27, 2017

Reads: 88

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes there's nothing to do but to hide away. Read More

Tags: isolation

Poem / Poetry

December 27, 2016

Reads: 77

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "Breaking Thru The Thought Barrier" Read More

Short Story / Other

December 01, 2016

Reads: 240

Comments: 11

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Bob is nine, or maybe eight. All he knows is the cabin, the garden, his Daddy and his Mommy and his younger sister Sue. But some things cannot stay the same. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 30, 2016

Reads: 61

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes I just have to conjure up a bubble. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 11, 2016

Reads: 104

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

No matter how much I pretend it always stays the same. Read More
Managing depression, alone, even though surrounded by people. Like watching a grizzly accident unfold in slow motion; family and acquaintances watch, but dare not intervene. This leaves the depressive to manage depression alone. Work in progress Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 18, 2016

Reads: 115

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The mind is a mystery, as is life itself. It raises questions, brings answers, breaks you down, to build you back up again until you learn what you learn: to accept and move on... Read More
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